Blackfoot Communications introduces new services for small businesses

New fiber internet, voice and support services deliver big experiences

Thursday, January 20, 2022 – Missoula, MT – Blackfoot Communications announced a new consumer business division focused on smaller organizations, ensuring companies of all sizes will benefit from new fiber internet, business voice and support services. These small business-focused services are available today. The consumer business division also introduced a new website,, delivering a new experience to meet the specific needs of small business owners.

“With our expanding fiber internet network, more than six decades of business telephone experience and 24/7 support team, I am excited to see how our new consumer business division will support the success of rural- and urban-based small businesses,” said Eric Midtlyng, Consumer Business Manager with Blackfoot Communications. “These new services are aimed specifically at those small businesses that make up more than 90% of businesses in Idaho and Montana, delivering the fast experience, competitive pricing and immediate support they expect.”

In a 2021 Salesforce Small and Medium Business Trends report of more than 2,500 small and medium business owners and leaders:

  • 79% of SMBs plan to offer contactless services permanently
  • 71% of growing SMBs say they survived the pandemic through digitization
  • 42% of growing SMBs accelerated tech investments over the past year
  • 72% of SMBs grew their online presence over the past year

Blackfoot Small Business service offerings include:

  • Business voice: Telephone services that deliver superior quality, clarity and reliability with the essential features required to communicate with your customers, employees and partners.
  • Business internet: Fiber and DSL internet services built to keep small businesses connected to their customers and their communities.
  • Business WiFi: Fast, secure and reliable wireless internet giving your team the freedom to move around the office, collaborate with coworkers and serve your customers.
  • Technical support: Around-the-clock technical support services available when small businesses need it most. From online chat and phone to email and ticketing support, technical help is a click or call away. 

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